A handpicked collection of fine British breaks
Medium crop rural retreat

Rural Retreats

Long country walks, wide open spaces, glorious fresh air – the British countryside is the perfect destination to get away from it all. Make the most of the great outdoors with one of our handpicked countryside getaways.

Photograph: Enjoy sweeping panoramic views across the Cotswolds when staying at The Cottage in the Wood.

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The Borrowdale Hotel Keswick, Cumbria

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Twr y Felin Hotel St Davids, Pembrokeshire

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Forrester Park Resort Dumfermline, Fife

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Crown Manor House Hotel Lyndhurst, Hampshire

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The Devonshire Fell Skipton, North Yorkshire

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The Ryebeck Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria

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The Royal Ship at Dolgellau Dolgellau, Gwynedd

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Howe Keld Keswick, Cumbria

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Skiddaw Croft Guest Accommodation Portinscale, Cumbria

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The Three Hills Bartlow, Cambridgeshire

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The Cottage in the Wood Malvern, Worcestershire

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Holly Lodge Thursford Green, Norfolk

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Wilton Court Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire

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The Pheasant Inn Chester, Cheshire

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Lee Byre Okehampton, Devon

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The Plough at Lupton Carnforth, Cumbria

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Stay at Owen House Farm Knutsford, Cheshire

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Scales Farm Country Guest House Keswick, Cumbria

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Upthorpe Lodges Stanton, Suffolk

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Brierholme Guest House Keswick, Cumbria

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Cabilla Manor Bodmin, Cornwall

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Kirkby Thore Hall Kirkby Thore, Cumbria

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Illshaw Heath Farm B&B Solihull, West Midlands

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Hawksmoor Guest House Windermere, Cumbria

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Brathay Lodge Ambleside Ambleside, Cumbria

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Fauhope House Melrose, Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale

From£162.00 Medium crop room 14

Rothay Manor Hotel & Fine Dining Ambleside, Cumbria

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North Farm B&B Cross Houses, Shropshire

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The Edwardene Keswick, Cumbria

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The School House B&B Chapel Lawn, Shropshire

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Harlington Manor Harlington, Bedfordshire

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Costislost Wadebridge, Cornwall

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Austons Down Claverdon, Warwickshire

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Burleigh Mead Keswick, Cumbria

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Huntingfield House Faversham, Kent

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Grayingham Lodge Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

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Nutstile Farm Ingleton, North Yorkshire

From£110.00 Medium crop scourie lodge

Scourie Lodge B&B Lairg, Sutherland

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The Schoolhouse Restaurant and Hotel Swindon, Wiltshire

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Avondale Guest House Keswick, Cumbria

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Crows Hall Farm Chichester, Sussex

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King John's Lodge Etchingham, Sussex

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Duchy Rag House Swindon, Wiltshire

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Pauntley Court Redmarley, Gloucestershire

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Bramblewood Cottage Guest House Keswick, Cumbria

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Ty Newydd Brecon, Powys

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Amberley Inn Hotel Ltd Stroud, Gloucestershire

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The Horn of Plenty Tavistock, Devon

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Blackaddie House Hotel Sanquhar, Dumfries & Galloway

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The Lynch Country House Somerton, Somerset

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The Drift Iken, Suffolk

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Broncoed Uchaf Farmhouse B&B Mold, Flintshire

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The Hermitage Hexham, Northumberland